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Should private schools get public funds? The Supreme Court will take...

The Michigan Supreme Court will consider on March 4 and 5 whether the state Legislature can spend public money on private schools.   “That means the...

Column: Help us with this ’10-year challenge’ and #CountAllKids in the...

A lot can change in a decade — as anyone who has seen the “10-year challenge” on social media knows. Children grow from toddlers...

Michigan is expected to lose a seat in Congress. Here’s why...

WASHINGTON — Michigan is projected to lose a U.S. House seat in the coming years, new data show — a change that would diminish...

New Michigan anti-LGBTQ discrimination ballot measure includes religious beliefs protections

Updated, 3:02 p.m., 1/9/19 A new ballot initiative filed Tuesday could make civil rights protections for LGBTQ Michiganders a reality, after attempts to amend the...

Trump has appointed judges at a breakneck speed. More are coming.

WASHINGTON — The GOP-controlled U.S. Senate heads into 2020 with few major legislative victories — but a significant one on the judicial front: a...

From immigration to the ACA: Nessel has joined 12 federal cases,...

Dana Nessel became the first Democratic attorney general in Michigan in 16 years and has reversed her GOP predecessor, Bill Schuette, on a number...

New report blames gerrymandering for stalled gun-safety bills in Michigan

WASHINGTON — Most Michiganders favor stricter gun laws, recent polling suggests, but efforts to advance gun safety legislation have languished in the state Legislature.  That...

House Dems want to ensure the Legislature stays out of citizen-led...

As petitions for two anti-abortion ballot initiatives are circulating throughout Michigan, several House Democrats are working to take the Legislature out of the citizen-led...

All Michigan Dems vote for federal bill cracking down on voter...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House passed legislation on Friday that would give the federal government broader authority to police voting rights violations across the...

Michiganders can now register to vote online, use digital notary services

As of Monday, Michiganders can now register to vote, update their voter registration information and have documents notarized from the comfort of their computer,...

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